This course has eleven learning outcomes:

Outcome 1

Demonstrate understanding of the preservation of equality including solving problems that involve the manipulation and application of formulas related to:

  • perimeter
  • area
  • the Pythagorean Theorem
  • primary trigonometric ratios
  • income.

Outcome 2

Analyze puzzles and games that involve spatial reasoning using problem solving strategies. [C, CN, PS, R]

Outcome 3

Demonstrate using concrete, and pictorial models, and symbolic representations, understanding of measurement systems including:

  • The Système International (SI)
  • The British Imperial system
  • The US customary system.

Outcome 4

Demonstrate, using concrete and pictorial models, and symbolic representations, understanding of linear measurement, including units in the SI and Imperial systems of measurement.

Outcome 5

Demonstrate using concrete and pictorial models, and symbolic representations, understanding of area of 2-D shapes and surface area of 3-D objects including units in SI and Imperial systems of measurement.

Outcome 6

Apply understanding of the Pythagorean Theorem to solve problems.

Outcome 7

Demonstrate understanding of similarity of convex polygons, including regular and irregular polygons.

Outcome 8

Demonstrate an understanding of primary trigonometric ratios (sine, cosine, and tangent).

Outcome 9

Demonstrate understanding of angles including:

  • drawing and sketching
  • replicating and constructing
  • bisecting
  • relating to parallel, perpendicular, and transversal lines
  • solving problems.

Outcome 10

Apply proportional reasoning to solve problems involving unit pricing and currency exchange.

Outcome 11

Demonstrate understanding of income including:

  • wages
  • salary
  • contracts
  • commissions
  • piecework
  • self-employment
  • gross pay
  • net pay.